Tag: International Pacific Research Center

Sea level influenced tropical climate during the last ice age

Sea level influenced tropical climate during the last ice age

May 30, 2013  |  Comments
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International Pacific Research Center scientist Pedro DiNezio discovers the tropical climate’s response to glaciation.

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Scientists study possible increase of hurricanes in Hawaii

Scientists study possible increase of hurricanes in Hawaii

May 10, 2013  |  1 Comment
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International Pacific Research Center scientists Hiroyuki Murakami and Bin Wang project that hurricanes will increase dramatically toward the end of the century.

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Rainfall levels decreasing in the Hawaiian Islands

Rainfall levels decreasing in the Hawaiian Islands

April 25, 2013  |  1 Comment
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New model estimates the number of heavy rain events across the state.

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Scientist investigates rainfall changes due to global warming

Scientist investigates rainfall changes due to global warming

April 18, 2013  |  Comments
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International Pacific Research Center scientist Shang-Ping Xie merges current rainfall models for more accurate predictions.

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UH researcher shows global monsoon rainfall has intensified

UH researcher shows global monsoon rainfall has intensified

March 22, 2013  |  2 Comments
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Bin Wang, professor of meteorology at UH Mānoa, found that over the past 30 years the summer monsoon circulation has substantially intensified.

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Research shows complexity of global warming

Research shows complexity of global warming

February 1, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Bin Wang discovers greenhouse gasses and solar-heating affect rainfall differently.

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Scientists make monsoon breakthrough discovery

Scientists make monsoon breakthrough discovery

January 23, 2013  |  Comments
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International Pacific Research Center scientists discover more precise methods of predicting East Asian monsoon rainfall.

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Researchers explain Indo-Pacific climate change

Researchers explain Indo-Pacific climate change

November 16, 2012  |  1 Comment
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A breakthrough in Indo-Pacific climate predictions is now reported in a study spearheaded by UH Mānoa’s Hiroki Tokinaga.

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Researchers explain regional rainfall projection uncertainty

Researchers explain regional rainfall projection uncertainty

November 2, 2012  |  Comments
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Studies show competing phenomena in the the South Pacific Convergence Zone produce uncertain climate changes.

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Decrease in Hawaii’s trade winds and more in the news

Decrease in Hawaii’s trade winds and more in the news

October 19, 2012  |  Comments
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Research by Mānoa scientists documenting a decrease in Hawaiʻi’s trade winds is among the UH programs and people highlighted in news coverage during the past week.

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